IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) hair removal is a popular and effective non-invasive procedure for reducing unwanted hair growth. 

Treatment Process

  • IPL hair removal utilises intense pulses of light to target the hair follicles.
  • The light energy is absorbed by the melanin (pigment) in the hair, which generates heat.
  • This heat damages the hair follicles and puts them into a resting phase, leading to the shedding of existing hair.
  • With repeated treatments, the regrowth of hair is significantly slowed down, and hair growth may be reduced.

Expected Results

  • IPL hair removal can deliver substantial results, with hair growth reduction of up to 92%.
  • Multiple treatment sessions are typically required for optimal results, usually ranging from 6 to 10 sessions.
  • Treatments are spaced around 4 weeks apart to target hairs in different growth phases.

 Procedure Overview

  • Procedure Time: The duration of an IPL hair removal session can vary depending on the size of the treatment area but typically ranges from 5 to 30 minutes.
  • Downtime Required: There is usually no downtime associated with IPL hair removal, and patients can return to their regular activities immediately.
  • Results Duration: After completing the initial series of treatments, maintenance sessions may be necessary every 3 months to ensure long-term results.
  • Individual Variation: It’s important to note that individual results can vary based on factors such as hair colour, skin type, and the specific area being treated.
  • Cost of Treatment: from $20 (pricing varies depending on specific areas of body or face treated)

 It is essential to consult with a qualified practitioner who can assess your suitability for the treatment, tailor the procedure to your specific needs, and provide guidance on the recommended treatment plan.

Like to know more about your treatment options? Contact Sanctuary Cosmetic Clinics Australia on 02 9054 0887.

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